Untitled (1), 2005
Shuruq Harb was born 1980 in Ramallah. After a BA in Philosophy at Earlham College, Indiana in the US, she studied photography at Focal Point – The Visual Arts Training Center in Vancouver. In 2006, she received her MA in Photography from the University of Westminster, London. Recent exhibitions include the Athens Video Art Festival (2008), 'Secrets', a travelling exhibition in Palestine, Boulder (Colorado) and Chicago (2007-8), and 'The Real Deal', a solo exhibition at the Khalil Sakakini Centre in Ramallah. A finalist in the Qattan Foundation's 2004 Young Artist of the Year, she recently completed a six month residency in Switzerland. She is currently attending Photo Global, a one year programme at the School of Visual Arts in New York City.
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